Eco Printmakers and Natural Dyers

The practitioners listed here are actively working in eco printing. They are  generously sharing their knowledge about contact printing on textiles and paper etc. with plant and mineral pigments. Readers can find these artists online as well as through their classes, print publications, etc. When you use their information in your work, please acknowledge your source in an appropriate manner. 

If you think your link would be helpful for readers, feel free to send it to me for review at

Please email me if you would like me to remove your link from this list.

Eco printmakers and natural dyers

Arlee Barr (Eco prints and embroidery)

Dr.Paula Burch. (Dye chemistry resource)

Velma Bolyard (Eco prints)

Bonnie Bowman (Natural dyes and eco prints)

Dr. Karen Leigh (Diadick) Casselman (Eco prints AKA eco dyes; academic research) (Search: “In The Bag” in the Clothing and Textiles Research Journal. 2004, 22:15)

Jennifer Cooper

Jenny Dean (Natural dye resource)

James Dennison (Eco prints)

Irit Dulman (Eco prints)

India Flint (Eco prints)

Michel Garcia (Natural dye resource)

Dr.Sherry Haar;jsessionid=5CCF1EA53ACCE4C868E39E398BD79076?sequence=1 (Eco printing, academic research)

Lois Jarvis (Rust prints)

Mona (Natural dyes and eco prints)

Mary Marlowe Leverette (search: “natural dyes”)

Amelia Poole and others (Eco prints)

Leena (Natural dye resource)

Cassandra Tondro
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Elena Ulyanova (Eco prints)

Pat Vivod (Rust prints and natural dyes)

Sandy Webster (Eco prints with earth pigments)

Trace Willans (Eco prints and natural dyes)

Celia Wilson (Eco prints with earth pigments)

Isabella Whitworth (Natural dyes for silk painting)

Rio Wrenn (Rust prints)


11 Responses to Eco Printmakers and Natural Dyers

  1. Jemima says:

    HI I have a blog which fits into this category. Your prints are gorgeous!

  2. carol sloan says:

    Hi Wendy!
    I am also a natural dyer/ eco printer with a blog. May I ask that my blog be included as well? Thank you and I love reading your blog!

  3. Amelia Poole says:

    Thank you, Wendy, for including me here. I have a new website and blog All the best,
    Amelia Poole
    I love your blog – wonderful adventures with eco printing paper and textiles!

    • wendyfe says:

      Great name for your work and you blog, Amelia! Will change your contacts when I next update my blog, this week I hope.
      The “adventures” continue for October in Arte Studio Ginestrelle, Mount Subasio, Assisi-Perugia, Italy.

  4. Wendy,
    Thank you for your beautiful and informative blog. I work with natural dyes and eco printing also. I would love to have you link to my blog or website: www.
    Happy New Year,

    • wendyfe says:

      Thanks, Bonnie. I am intending to renew my links to focus on eco printing and dyeing with native plants, whatever your “native” or bioregional plant inventory may be. If this is your main interest and activity, I will add your link.

  5. Mona says:

    Hi Wendy, thank you so much for including me on your list! Just wanted to let you know, that I’ve got a blog solely for dyeing (eco & native) – Tread gently on the Earth:
    I like you blog very much – so much inspiration and loveliness.

  6. wendyfe says:


    I am hoping to try yoy experiments with Japenese indigo. Thank you so much for the helpful info.


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